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Centenary of the birth of Ferenc Zenthe

Zenthe bélyeg smallMagyar Posta is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the birth of the performing artist Ferenc Zenthe by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist Péter Nagy were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

2 April 2020

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Miklós Zrínyi was born 400 years ago

Zrínyi bélyeg smallMagyar Posta is honouring the poet, military commander, politician and military scientist Miklós Zrínyi on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his birthby issuing a commemorative stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist Szilvia Lázár were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

2 April 2020

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250th anniversary of Semmelweis University

SOTE emléklap smallMagyar Posta is honouring the 250th anniversary of Semmelweis University by issuing a commemorative sheet. In addition to the commemorative sheet marking the occasion, the decorative folder contains the stamp depicting Ignác Semmelweis from the series “Pioneers of Medicine” issued in 1987. Two thousand copies of the folder and commemorative sheet designed by Balázs Baksa were printed by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will go on sale on 17 March 2020 and from that date will be available at Filaposta and www.posta.hu.

17 March 2020

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Easter 2020

Húsvét 2020 smallMagyar Posta is celebrating Christianity’s most important feast, Easter, by issuing a definitive stamp. Decorated eggs from the Art on Eggs Museum in Zengővárkony, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, appear on the self-adhesive domestic stamp with no value indication and its first day cover. The stamp was designed by the graphic artist Péter Nagy and produced at the Pátria Printing House. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

4 March 2020

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Ludwig van Beethoven was born 250 years ago

Beethoven_smallMagyar Posta is issuing a commemorative stamp in honour of the 250th anniversary of the birth of the celebrated German composer Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Orsolya Kara were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will go on sale on 4 March 2020 and from that date will be available at first day post offices, Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

4 March 2020

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The wonderful world of the Bakony dinosaur site II.

Dino II. smallMagyar Posta is continuing its series presenting the wonderful world of the Bakony dinosaur site. The second issue, following the concept begun in 2018, presents another six prehistoric animals. The stamps were produced by the printing company Pénzjegynyomda based on the design of the graphic artist Tibor Z. Petényi. Fifty thousand copies of the black numbered perforated souvenir sheets and 4,000 copies of the red numbered imperforated souvenir sheets will be released on 4 March 2020. The new issues will be available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

4 March 2020

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Ferdinand Magellan reached the Pacific Ocean 500 years ago

Magellán bg smallMagyar Posta is issuing a special stamp to mark the 500th anniversary of Magellan reaching the Pacific Ocean. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the Kossuth Prize-winning graphic artist István Orosz were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will go on sale on 4 March 2020 and from that date will be available at first day post offices, Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

4 March 2020

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HISTORY OF CLOTHING III

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Magyar Posta is continuing its stamp series History of Clothing by presenting two 18th-century outfits. Twenty thousand copies of the new issue designed by the graphic artist István Weisenburger were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The miniature sheet released on 12 February 2020 will be available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

12 February 2020

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Chinese Horoscope: 2020 – the year of the rat

Patkány smallFor the seventh time, Magyar Posta is issuing a special miniature sheet of two pairs of stamps using motifs from the Chinese horoscope. The coming period from 25 January 2020 until 11 February 2021 is the year of the rat associated with the element metal. Twenty thousand copies of this year’s new miniature sheet designed by András Szunyoghy Jr were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. It is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

6 February 2020

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34th LEN European Water Polo Championships

Vízilabda smallMagyar Posta is marking the 34th LEN European Water Polo Championships, which are being held in Hungary, by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp were produced by ANY Security Printing Company based on the designs of the artists of the Graphasel Design Studio: Csaba Attila Dobos graphic artist and László Ördögh art director. The new issue will go on sale from 10 January 2020 and from that date will be available at first day post offices, Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

10 January 2020

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